#CCB36C Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Khaki

What is hex #CCB36C Color?

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The color name of hex code #CCB36C is Dark Khaki. The RGB values are (204, 179, 108) which means it is composed of 42% red, 36% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:12 Y:47 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #CCB36C has a hue of 44°, 47% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #CCB36C Color Codes

Color NameDark Khaki
RGB Values(204, 179, 108)
CMYK Values(0%, 12%, 47%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 47%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC66
Inverse Color#334C93 [Chinese Blue]
Closest Pantone®466 C
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#6C85CC [Blue-Gray]
#CCB36C Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A4A4A4
Desaturated#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Luma)#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #CCB36C Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CCB36C. Complementary color is 6C85CC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #CCB36C is #6C85CC which is called Blue-Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CCB36C color is offered by #6C85CC. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (CCB36C, B5CC6C and CC836C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #CCB36C are #B5CC6C and #CC836C, called Middle Green Yellow and Copper (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #CCB36C with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (CCB36C, 6CB5CC and 836CCC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #CCB36C are #6CB5CC (Iceberg) and #836CCC (Violet-Blue (Crayola)). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (CCB36C, 6CCCB3 and B36CCC)

Triadic Palette

#CCB36C triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6CCCB3 (Medium Aquamarine) and #B36CCC (Rich Lilac) along with #CCB36C, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (CCB36C, 6CCCB3, 6C85CC and CC6C85)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #CCB36C has #6CCCB3 (Medium Aquamarine), #6C85CC (Blue-Gray) and #CC6C85 (Charm). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (CCB36C, 6CCC83, 6C85CC and CC6CB5)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #CCB36C contains #6CCC83 (Iguana Green), #6C85CC (Blue-Gray) and #CC6CB5 (Sky Magenta). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #CCB36C Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #CCB36C rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#CCB36C Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - CCB36C

    Dark Khaki plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.